Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Google ‘Arbitration Optional’ Harassment Plan Limits Groups

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Google ‘Arbitration Optional’ Harassment Plan Limits Groups

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Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced changes in how the company will handle claims of sexual harassment.Stephanie Keith/Getty ImagesGoogle CEO Sundar Pichai announced changes in how the company will handle claims of sexual harassment.Stephanie Keith/Getty ImagesGoogle announced changes to how it will handle claims of sexual harassment among employees, including making arbitration optional for individual harassment…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Virgin Hyperloop One Gets a New CEO: Jay Walder

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Virgin Hyperloop One Gets a New CEO: Jay Walder

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Virgin Hyperloop One names Jay Walder, a veteran transportation professional who has headed up some of the biggest transit agencies in the world, as its new CEO.Virgin Hyperloop OneVirgin Hyperloop One names Jay Walder, a veteran transportation professional who has headed up some of the biggest transit agencies in the world, as its new CEO.Virgin…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired A ‘Breaking Bad’ Movie Is Finally in the Works—Tread Lightly

Hexbyte Tech News Wired A ‘Breaking Bad’ Movie Is Finally in the Works—Tread Lightly

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Bryan Cranston doesn’t know whether he’ll be reprising his role as Walter White, but a feature script from show creator Vince Gilligan is in the works.AMCBryan Cranston doesn’t know whether he’ll be reprising his role as Walter White, but a feature script from show creator Vince Gilligan is in the works.AMCWelcome back to The Monitor,…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired How an InfoWars Video Became a White House Tweet

Hexbyte Tech News Wired How an InfoWars Video Became a White House Tweet

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CNN reporter Jim Acosta questioning President Trump at Wednesday’s news conference.Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty ImagesCNN reporter Jim Acosta questioning President Trump at Wednesday’s news conference.Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty ImagesWhite House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders shared a video Wednesday evening of CNN reporter Jim Acosta’s interaction with President Trump and a White House intern to defend the White House’s…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Bees Are Dying Off. Tiny QR Code Backpacks May Help Save Them

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Bees Are Dying Off. Tiny QR Code Backpacks May Help Save Them

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Science hasn’t been giving us a tremendous amount of good news these days. We’re speeding toward climate catastrophe, for one. We’ve screwed up the environment so badly, it’s hard to even call it an environment anymore. And that’s coming back to bite (or sting) us: Bee populations, which we rely on to pollinate our crops,…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired The Illusion Fueling the Post-Midterms Conservative News Machine

Hexbyte Tech News Wired The Illusion Fueling the Post-Midterms Conservative News Machine

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The Daily Briefing host Dana Perino was just one of many pundits filling the airwaves during the midterms.Steven Ferdman/Getty ImagesThe Daily Briefing host Dana Perino was just one of many pundits filling the airwaves during the midterms.Steven Ferdman/Getty ImagesAs gray clouds cleared Wednesday morning, the feed that broadcast out of Trumpland beamed a bright, bloody…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Aristotle Was Wrong—Very Wrong—But People Still Love Him

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Aristotle Was Wrong—Very Wrong—But People Still Love Him

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Panos Karapanagiotis/Getty ImagesPanos Karapanagiotis/Getty ImagesSurely the Greeks weren’t the first to ponder the nature of the universe. Just think about it. Aristotle and his friends were having discussions about physics in the 350 BC time frame. But beer and wine were first created thousands of years before that. Thousands. It seems plausible that there were…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers picturepan2/spectre

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers picturepan2/spectre

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Spectre.css Spectre.css is a lightweight, responsive and modern CSS framework. Lightweight (~10KB gzipped) starting point for your projects Flexbox-based, responsive and mobile-friendly layout Elegantly designed and developed elements and components Spectre is a side project based on years of CSS development work on a large web service project. Spectre only includes modern base styles, responsive…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Tesla Names Telstra Executive to Replace Elon Musk as Chairman

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Tesla Names Telstra Executive to Replace Elon Musk as Chairman

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Tesla Inc. named Robyn Denholm as its new chairman, replacing Chief Executive Elon Musk as the head of the board with a relative outsider who will face the difficult task of overseeing the maverick billionaire. Ms. Denholm, the chief financial officer of Australian telecommunications company Telstra Corp., has served on Tesla’s board since 2014 but…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Skill Stacking: A Practical Strategy To Achieve Career Success – Darius Foroux

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Skill Stacking: A Practical Strategy To Achieve Career Success – Darius Foroux

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One of the most popular ideas in personal development is that all successful people have achieved mastery. Many of us believe in this false notion that you have to master a skill to achieve career success. That’s because we, as a society, admire and glorify winners. We look at billionaires, champions, gold medalists, and other…